Mark Pilkington

Publisher, Strange Attractor Press; author, Mirage Men (2010), Far Out (2007)

UK

Voted in the critics’ poll

Voted for

Aguirre, Wrath of God

1972

Werner Herzog

Come And See

1985

Elem Klimov

Dawn of the Dead

1978

George A Romero

Innocents, The

1961

Jack Clayton

Night of the Demon

1957

Jacques Tourneur

Phase IV

1974

Saul Bass

Possession

1981

Andrzej Zulawski

Santa Sangre

1989

Alejandro Jodorowsky

Texas Chainsaw Massacre, The

1974

Tobe Hooper

Videodrome

1983

David Cronenberg

Comments

I’ve never been good at lists, but these are ten films that have stayed with me and survived repeated revisiting throughout my life.

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